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November 16, 2013

This Day in History

On this day in 1918, the Woodland Bronze Works of the Albert Russell & Sons Company completed a bronze tablet to be erected by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on the island of Puerto Rico in honor of the soldiers of the 6th Regiment who lost their lives in the Spanish-American War.

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury

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